(CINCINNATI) – Drivers and plant operation workers at industrial gas company Airgas [NYSE: ARG] have voted to authorize a strike. The workers have been without a contract since Nov. 30, 2015, and went on a warning strike for one day on March 11, 2016.
(SOUTH EL MONTE, Calif.) – After fighting on behalf of workers for six years, Teamsters Local 986 has won a $4.2 million back-pay settlement for employees at KAG West in Southern California.
The annual Essay Contest for college students, who are the sons or daughters of Teamsters, is now accepting applications.
The April edition of the Tankhaul Division newsletter features an article about the Airgas strike in Ohio and the our demonstration against Air Liquide outside of the French embassy in Washington, D.C.
(PARIS) – International Brotherhood of Teamsters Director of Global Strategies Tim Beaty met this week with officials from CFDT and CGT, two of the major unions representing workers at Air Liquide in France. Together they strategized about the quickly deteriorating labor relations at Airgas [NYSE : ARG], Air Liquide's recent investment in the United States gas market.
The International Brotherhood of Teamsters is calling on one of the largest providers of industrial and medical gases in the world to quit taking toxic anti-labor cues from stateside advisors — and immediately start talking with worker representatives.
The March issue of the Tankhaul newsletter highlights the recent protest at the Embassy of France against Air Liquide.